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By Mark Parman

Like that past grouse hunter Aldo Leopold, Mark Parman takes to the woods while the aspens are smoky gold. right here, in an evocative almanac that chronicles the early season of the grouse hunt via its lead to the snows of January, Parman follows his puppy during the altering bushes and foliage, thrills to the surprising flush of thrashing wings, and holds a chook in hand, grateful for the meal it is going to offer. Distilling twenty seasons of grouse searching into those essays, he writes of previous canine and gun lust, conceal and transparent slicing, weather switch, partners female and male, natural world paintings, and stumps. A Grouse Hunter's Almanac delves into the brain of a hunter, exploring the Northwoods with a watch for greater than simply game.

"Notable and quotable. Parman stakes out unique territory and gives a vibrant photograph of the Northwoods."—John Motoviloff, writer of Wisconsin Wildfoods: a hundred Recipes for Badger kingdom Bounties

"Extremely wealthy and exact. Parman places forth unique and actual experiences."—Richard Yatzeck, writer of searching the Edges

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